Posted in Press Releases on 11 November 2013
The Eagles' "History of the Eagles"concert tour is coming to the United Kingdom and Ireland in 2014, beginning on Wednesday 28th May at the LG Arena Birmingham, England. The 2014 UK and Irish "History of the Eagles" tour includes shows in Glasgow, Scotland; Dublin, Ireland; and London, Leeds, & Manchester, England. Tickets go on sale beginning Friday 15th November at 9am. A complete list of concerts can be found below.
The Eagles - Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Joe Walsh, and Timothy B. Schmit - will perform classics spanning their career, including some that have never been performed live, as well as songs featured in History of the Eagles, the band's acclaimed, top-selling documentary. History of the Eagles made its European premiere during the second Sundance London film and music festival on April 25, 2013 at The O2 in London. The Eagles last performed in the United Kingdom in July 2009.
Available on DVD and Blu-ray, History of the Eagles is a meticulous creation featuring rare archival material, concert footage, and never-before seen home movies that explore the evolution and enduring popularity of one of the world's biggest-selling and culturally significant American bands. The package is available through usual outlets and online.
The Eagles have sold more than 120 million albums worldwide, earning five #1 U.S. singles and six GRAMMY Awards. Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975 is the best-selling album of all time, exceeding sales of 29 million units. The band's Hotel California and Their Greatest Hits Volume 2 have sold more than 16 and 11 million albums respectively. The Eagles were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1998.
History of the Eagles 2014 tour dates:
Wed 28 May - Birmingham, England - LG Arena Birmingham
Sat 31 May - Glasgow, Scotland - The Hydro
Wed 04 June - Dublin, Ireland - The O2
Mon 16 June - London, England - The O2
Mon 23 June - Leeds, England - first direct arena
Wed 25 June - Manchester, England - Phones 4u Arena
Tickets go on-sale at 9am on Friday 15th November priced £45 / £60 / £75 / £125 in Glasgow and £50 / £65 / £80 / £125 in all other UK venues